“I do want to know what the goddamn goo is, what kind of crooked obstetrician monsters get paid off to peddle infant acting jobs in the post-natal unit, and what terrible things are done behind the scenes to make these babies cry so hard for birth scenes.” Kathleen Hale on the secret lives of movie-star newborns: who are they, and what is all that goo?

+ Syndicated via Kottke: Photo retoucher Jordan Lloyd took old photos of famous buildings and monuments being built and colorized them.

+ Ripple: It takes 3170 hours to hide condoms in an adult movie. (Phew, I thought I was the only one who spent that much time with this material…)